Category: Position Papers

TISL Position Papers

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Jul2004
Having recognized the overwhelming need for legislative protection of whistleblowers in Sri Lanka, TISL has the intention of preparing a proposal for a Protection of Whistleblowers Statute to be submitted to the Government, the private sector as well as civil society.As an initial step, we have conducted a study over ... Read More
July 24, 2004haritha

31

Aug2003
TISL presents these Observations and Recommendations after careful study of the functions of the Commission. However, the internal affairs of the Commission have not been adequately considered for obvious reasons.TISL has, nevertheless considered the recently released 2001 Annual Report of the Commission that divulged a wealth of information on the ... Read More
August 31, 2003haritha

22

Jul2003
1. The Concept of Whistle blowing A whistle blower is one who sounds the alert on scandal, danger, malpractice, or corruption within an Organization . Only a few individuals are courageous enough to raise such issues.A major obstruction for the revelation of such corruption by the public has often been recognized ... Read More
July 22, 2003haritha

04

Jul2003
Some months ago Professor Hoole, on behalf of the Ethics Committee of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science (SLAAS), invited me to address this Seminar on Whistle-blowing. Presented by justice mark fernandoIn his letter he observed that the Institution of Electrical and Electronic Engineering stated in its ... Read More
July 4, 2003haritha